Electrical Project Engineer

ATA Recruitment Ltd
£30k - 40k per year + Overtime + Bonus +
25 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Role: Electrical Project Engineer

Location: Staffordshire

Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 DOE + Overtime + Bonus + Pension

The Company

ATA Recruitment is currently working with a design consultancy who are experts in the design and project management of bespoke turnkey solutions for the food, dairy and brewery sectors, more specifically dealing with full installation, site management and systems integration bringing together mechanical, electrical and process design.

They are currently running 20 live projects which are worth around £10million and looking to grow the business over the next few years by winning new projects both in the UK and overseas.

They are now looking to bring on board an Electrical Project Engineer to join their who will be responsible for both the electrical design & the management of the installation for process based projects. If you have previous experience of the electrical design experience and are looking to join an experienced team who can offer a diverse and interesting workload then apply now!

The Role

The role of Electrical Project Engineer will involve the following responsibilities:

60% electrical design:

  • Electrical Design around 60% of the time using AutoCAD Electrical.

  • Control panel design - Design of MCC’s PLC & Remote IO control panel design.

  • Produce general arrangement drawings, schematic diagrams, pneumatic diagrams, terminal lists

  • Field electrical design - Cable block diagrams & schedules, cable calculations and site installation tender enquiries p Procurement

  • Inspection - control panel inspection & testing at suppliers prior to delivery to site (MCC’s, PLC & RIO Panels).

  • Electrical engineering - Instrumentation specification & procurement, supplier interface and instrument schedules

    40% electrical site management:

  • Site Installation, testing & commissioning - Site installation management 40% of the time

  • Ensure health & safety on site alongside the Mechanical Site Manager, ensure technical compliance and the programme is running to schedule

  • Oversee Electrical Subcontractors and to ensure Health & Safety on site

  • Control panel supervision and control panel modifications/upgrades

  • Dry Testing – IO checking, motor rotation, instrument & VSD settings and parameters

  • Commissioning assistance

The Person

To be successful as an Electrical Project Engineer you will ideally have:

  • Experience of the electrical design within any kind of machinery or process related industry.

  • Could have had experience as an Electrical Project Engineer, Senior Electrical Engineer or Electrical Design Engineer.

  • Experience with control panel design.

  • An engineering qualification e.g. NVQ, HNC, HND, Degree etc.

    The Benefits

  • Full product & systems training from experts in the industry.

  • Opportunities to progress within the company to a more senior level.

  • Very autonomous role which will allow you to get involved in a wide range of different projects.


Please contact Marie Joel (Talent Sourcing Team Leader) on or email . Alternatively click the ‘Apply’ button below.

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/75134546

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